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Evening Dress.

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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- 1880s -- English

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-188-En
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1880-1889
Women -- Clothing & dress -- England -- 1880-1889
Bodices -- England -- 1880-1889
Skirts -- 1880-1889
Buckles -- 1880-1889
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Written on border: "Sept. 1883" Printed on border: "No. 5." "The bodice is of shot silk, dark violet and pink. The cape is of shot silk, also pale lilac and pink. The skirt is composed of five bouillonnés of pearl-grey cashmere ; a wide plaiting commences at the top of the bodice, i[s] confined at the waist with a buckle, then falls to the edge of the skirt. Th[e] rosettes are of pink and violet narrow satin ribbon. Bodice, 2s. or costume, 5s. 1d."

Source identifier: Q (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 20 x 11 cm. (7 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1637598
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17122165
Barcode : 33333159228176
UUID: 89063310-c545-012f-26dd-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Evening Dress." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e9dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Evening Dress." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e9dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). Evening Dress. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-e9dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Evening Dress.